PGT Announces New Vice Presidents

Window & Door
December 8, 2015

PGT Inc. appointed two new members to the executive team. Danielle Mikesell is appointed as vice president of PGT, Industries with the responsibility of marketing, R&D, and customer service.

“I’m excited to have Danielle become a member of our executive team. She has extensive experience and a dynamic leadership style that makes her the ideal person to lead the marketing, product and customer experience strategies for PGT,” says Jeff Jackson, president and COO.

Mikesell has more than 20 years of experience in the building industry with an emphasis on marketing, strategy and customer experience. Before joining PGT in 2014, Mikesell was director of marketing with MASCO Cabinetry and lead multiple nationally recognized brands.

The company also appointed Martin Bracamonte to Vice President and General Manager of the PGT Glass Operations. “Martin is a proven executive with extensive glass industry experience including operations, innovation, and advanced technology,” says Jackson. “Our ability to manufacture high-quality glass is critical to our success. Martin’s experience, drive and leadership ability will be invaluable as we continue our long-term strategic goals.”

Bracamonte was most recently the vice president of operations for the Americas at Guardian Glass, which he joined in 2010. Bracamonte has a degree in industrial engineering from UNLZ, Buenos Aires and a postgraduate degree in quality assurance from ITBA. He also completed the manufacturing postgraduate program at Cranfield University in London, as well as the strategic marketing management program at Harvard Business School.